HV_802a Music History in Outline II A

Faculty of Arts
Spring 2020
Extent and Intensity
1/1/0. 4 credit(s). Recommended Type of Completion: zk (examination). Other types of completion: k (colloquium).
PhDr. Stanislav Tesař (lecturer)
Mgr. Vladimír Maňas, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Guaranteed by
Mgr. Vladimír Maňas, Ph.D.
Department of Musicology - Faculty of Arts
Contact Person: Mgr. Jan Karafiát
Supplier department: Department of Musicology - Faculty of Arts
Mon 12:00–13:40 N41
Prerequisites (in Czech)
HV_801a Music History I A
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is also offered to the students of the fields other than those the course is directly associated with.
fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
Course objectives
A survey of development and changes of style in European musical culture from late middle-ages to mid-17th century from the point of view of history, music theory and sociology.
Learning outcomes
At the end of the course students should be able to understand and explain the music repertoire from the early modern period.
  • Characteristics - chronology - social aspects - compositional techniques and forms - composers' generations (Eggebrecht's scheme)
  • - Czech Lands MUSIC OF THE BAROQUE
  • Early baroque - birth of opera
    required literature
  • SEHNAL, Jiří and Jiří VYSLOUŽIL. Dějiny hudby na Moravě. : Muzejní a vlastivědná společnost v Brně, 2001. Vlastivěda Moravská. Země a lid. Svazek 12. ISBN 80-7275-021-6. info
  • ČERNÝ, Jaromír. Hudba v českých dějinách :od středověku do nové doby. Praha: Supraphon, 1989. 483 s., [1. ISBN 80-7058-163-8. info
  • KOUBA, Jan. ABC hudebních slohů : od raného středověku k J.S.Bachovi. Praha: Supraphon, 1982. info
    recommended literature
  • SEHNAL, Jiří. Pavel Vejvanovský a biskupská kapela v Kroměříži. Kroměříž, 1993. info
  • Musik im Abendland : Prozesse und Stationen vom Mittelalter bis zur Gegenwart. Edited by Hans Heinrich Eggebrecht. München: Piper, 1991. 838 s. ISBN 3492029183. info
  • SEHNAL, Jiří. Hudba v olomoucké katedrále v 17. a 18. století. Vyd. 1. V Brně: Moravské muzeum, 1988. 228 s. : i. info
  • BUKOFZER, Manfred. Hudba v období baroka. Od Monteverdiho po Bacha. Bratislava: OPUS, 1986. info
  • ŠTĚDROŇ, Miloš. Claudio Monteverdi : génius opery. Praha: Supraphon, 1985. 217 s., [2. info
  • Musikgeschichte in Bildern. Band 3, Musik des Mittelalters und der Renaissance. Leipzig: VEB Deutscher Verlag für Musik, 1966. info
  • BUKOFZER, Manfred Fritz. Music in the baroque era : from Monteverdi to Bach. 1st pub. London: J.M. Dent & Sons, 1948. xv, 489. ISBN 0460034316. info
Teaching methods
Lectures with musical examples.
Assessment methods
80% attendance. Oral exam: orientation in music history, periodisation, knowledge of main genres, forms and types - cultural and philosophical contexts - most significant names - sources and present state of research, literature, main editions
Language of instruction
Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
Study Materials
The course is taught once in two years.
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